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[texts]The national capital, past and present [electronic resource] : the story of its settlement, progress, and development - Hutchins, Stilson, 1838-1912
Electronic reproduction
Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 193
[texts]Standard history of the city of Washington from a study of the original sources - Tindall, William, 1844-1932

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 495
[texts]Centennial history of the city of Washington, D. C. With full outline of the natural advantages, accounts of the Indian tribes, selection of the site, founding of the city ... to the present time - Crew, Harvey W

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 267
[texts]Early days of Washington - Mackall, Sally Somervell, d. 1931

Keywords: Georgetown (Washington, D.C.) -- History; Washington (D.C.) -- History
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[texts]Early days of Washington - Mackall, Sally Somervell, d. 1931

Keywords: Georgetown (Washington, D.C.) -- History; Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 659
[texts]The history of the District of Columbia jail. - Rives, Thomas M.
Paper detailing the growth and development of the District of Columbia jail, established in 1788 as the Washington Asylum and Jail. This paper was prepared as part of Rives' initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Jails -- Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 34
[texts]Washington, the capital city, and its part in the history of the nation (Volume 1) - Wilson, Rufus Rockwell, 1865-1949

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; United States -- History
Downloads: 325
[texts]Washington, the capital city, and its part in the history of the nation (Volume 2) - Wilson, Rufus Rockwell, 1865-1949

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; United States -- History
Downloads: 158
[texts]Washington : the capital city and its part in the history of the nation (Volume 1) - Wilson, Rufus Rockwell, 1865-1949

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; United States -- History
Downloads: 173
[texts]The history and construction of the main sewerage pumping station at the foot of New Jersey Avenue, Washington, D.C. - Meinzer, Roy Crawford.
Paper outlining the operation of sewer and sewerage systems and the planning for and construction, operation and renovation of the New Jersey Avenue sewerage pumping station. Includes photographs and other illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Meinzer's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Sewage disposal -- Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 76
[texts]The history and development of street lighting in Washington. - Marans, Allen.
Paper documenting the evolution of street lighting in Washington, D.C., from oil and gas lamps to electric lighting. Includes photographs of lighting fixtures. This paper was prepared as part of Maran's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Street lighting -- Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 114
[texts]Washington : the capital city and its part in the history of the nation (Volume 2) - Wilson, Rufus Rockwell, 1865-1949

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; United States -- History
Downloads: 258
[texts]Washington, the capital city, and its part in the history of the nation (Volume 1) - Wilson, Rufus Rockwell, 1865-1949

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; United States -- History
Downloads: 207
[texts]Washington, the capital city, and its part in the history of the nation (Volume 2) - Wilson, Rufus Rockwell, 1865-1949

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; United States -- History
Downloads: 174
[texts]The history and construction of Ford's Theatre in Washington / by Bun Po Kang. - Kang, Bun Po
Paper documenting the history, construction, and use of Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. Includes photographs, floor plans, and blueprints. This paper was prepared as part of Kang's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Ford's Theatre (Washington; D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 87
[texts]The history and construction of Fort Davis on Alabama Avenue, Washington, D.C. / by David Kreider - Kreider, David
Paper documenting the history of the Civil War-period earthworks known as Fort Davis, in the District of Columbia. Includes information on the fortâs purpose, construction, and post-Civil War use. Includes photographs and maps. This paper was prepared as part of Kreider's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Fortification -- Washington (D.C.) -- History; Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Civil War; 1861-1865
Downloads: 82
[texts]The history and development of radio station W.R.C. in Washington D.C. / by William A. McCool. - McCool, William A.
Description of the history, facilities and equipment, and operation of radio station WRC which first broadcast in Washington, D.C., in August 1923. Includes photographs, drawings, and other illustrations.This paper was prepared as part of McCool's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: WRC (Radio station : Washington, D.C.) -- History; Radio broadcasting -- Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 111
[texts]Development of street railway systems in Washington, D.C. / V.H. Gray - Gray, V. H.
Paper describing the early history and subsequent development of street railways in Washington, D.C., including horse cars, cable cars, and electric railways. Includes diagrams, photographs, and drawings. This paper was prepared as part of Gray's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Street-railroads -- Washington (D.C.) -- History; Transportation -- Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 118
[texts]The history and development of Maryland Avenue in the nations’s capital : a thesis / prepared by Raymond F. Bartelmes - Bartelmes, Raymond F.
Paper documenting the history of, and residents along, Maryland Avenue in Washington, D.C. Includes photographs, drawings, and bibliography. This paper was prepared as part of Bartelmes' initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Streets -- Washington (D.C.) -- History; Maryland Avenue (Washington; D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 57
[texts]Fort Lincoln : history and construction / by J.T. Doyle. - Doyle, John T.
Paper documenting the history of Fort Lincoln, on the outskirts of Washington, D.C., and the role it played in the Civil War. Includes maps, drawings, and photographs. This paper was prepared as part of Doyle's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Fortification -- Washington (D.C.) -- History; Fort Lincoln (Washington; D.C.) -- History; Fort Lincoln (Washington; D.C.) -- Design and construction; Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Civil War; 1861-1865
Downloads: 102
[texts]Origin and government of the District of Columbia - Tindall, William, 1844-1932

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government
Downloads: 161
[texts]History and construction of the lime-kilns at K Street and Rock Creek Parkway / by Henry Alfred Essex. published 1938 April 13. - Essex, Henry Alfred
Paper documenting the history of Godey's limekilns and the kilns' construction and operation. These kilns were erected at the intersection of K Street and Rock Creek Parkway in Washington, D.C. This paper, which includes photographs and diagrams, was prepared as part of Essex's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Limekilns -- Washington (D.C.); Lime industry -- Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 62
[texts]The Capitol sub-station at South Capitol and G Streets, Washington, D.C. - King, Paul L.
Paper documenting the history and operation of and the preliminary testing conducted at the Capitol electric sub-station which supplied power to the trolleys of the Pennsylvania Railroad. Includes diagrams, photographs, and blueprints. This paper was prepared as part of King's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Pennsylvania Railroad -- Buildings -- History; Electric substations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 64
[texts]The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal / by Samuel Lebowitz. - Lebowitz, Samuel.
Paper documenting the history and development of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Includes photographs and maps. This paper was prepared as part of Lebowitz's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md. and Washington; D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 62
[texts]The seat of government of the United States. A review of the discussions ... on the site and plans of the federal city; with a sketch of its present position and prospects; also, remarks on monumental structures and the Smithsonian Institution. Read (in part) before the New York and Maryland Historical Societies - Viator, 1818-1874

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; United States -- Capital and capitol
Downloads: 171
[texts]Walks about Washington [electronic resource] - Leupp, Francis Ellington, 1849-1918
Electronic reproduction
Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel; Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 84
[texts]The autobiography of Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Smith, Baronet of Aliwal on the Sutlej, G.C.B.; (Volume 1) - Smith, Harry George Wakelyn, Sir, 1788-1860
"Books useful for reference in connexion with Sir Harry Smith's life": v. 1, p. xix."
Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History Capture by the British, 1814
Downloads: 399
[texts]The city of Washington : its origin and administration - Porter, John Addison, 1856-1900
Includes index
Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government; Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 180
[texts]The autobiography of Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Smith, baronet of Aliwal on the Sutlej, G.C.B.; (Volume 2) - Smith, Harry George Wakelyn, Sir, 1788-1860
"Books useful for reference in connexion with Sir Harry Smith's life: v. 1, p. xix."
Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History Capture by the British, 1814
Downloads: 538
[texts]Origin and government of the District of Columbia - Tindall, William, 1844-1932

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government
Downloads: 225
[texts]A manual on the origin and development of Washington - Caemmerer, H. Paul (Hans Paul), 1884-1962
Bibliography: p. 353-354
Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel; Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 676
[texts]The autobiography of Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Smith, baronet of Aliwal on the Sutlej / edited, with the addition of some supplementary chapters by G.C. Moore Smith (Volume 1) - Smith, Harry George Wakelyn, Sir, 1788-1860
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Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History Capture by the British, 1814
Downloads: 703
[texts]The autobiography of Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Smith, baronet of Aliwal on the Sutlej, G.C.B.; (Volume 1) - Smith, Harry George Wakelyn, Sir, 1788-1860
"Books useful for reference in connexion with Sir Harry Smith's life: v. 1, p. xix."
Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History Capture by the British, 1814
Downloads: 361
[texts]Washington during war time, a series of papers showing the military, political, and social phases during 1861 to 1865; official souvenir of the Thirty-Sixth annual encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic - Benjamin, Marcus, 1857-1932, ed

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History Civil War, 1861-1865
Downloads: 453
[texts]Washington during war time; a series of papers showing the military, political, and social phases during 1861 to 1865. Official souvenir of the Thirty-sixth annual encampment of the Grand army of the republic; collected and ed. by Marcus Benjamin under the direction of the Committee on literature for the encampment - Benjamin, Marcus, 1857-1932

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History Civil War, 1861-1865
Downloads: 334
[texts]Ten years in Washington: or, Inside life and scenes in our national capital as a woman sees them ... - Clemmer, Mary, 1839-1884

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History; Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel
Downloads: 314
[texts]Walks about Washington - Leupp, Francis E. (Francis Ellington), 1849-1918
Includes index
Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel; Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 308
[texts]The autobiography of Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Smith, baronet of Aliwal on the Sutlej / edited, with the addition of some supplementary chapters by G.C. Moore Smith (Volume 2) - Smith, Harry George Wakelyn, Sir, 1788-1860
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Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- History Capture by the British, 1814
Downloads: 509
[texts]The history and construction of Fort Stevens / John Reder Shipman. - Shipman, John Reder.
Paper describing the history of Fort Stevens, outside of Washington, D.C., and its role in the defense of the city during the Civil War. Includes information on the fort's construction and its post-war fate. Shipman's paper, prepared as part of initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society, contains photographs and drawings of the fort as well.
Keywords: Fortification -- Washington (D.C.) -- Design and construction; Fort Stevens (Washington; D.C.) -- History; Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Civil War; 1861-1865
Downloads: 77
[texts]History and construction of the Potomac Aqueduct for the water supply of Washington / presented by J.L. Adams. - Adams, James L.
Paper documenting the history and construction of the Aqueduct Bridge, designed to supply water to the city of Washington, D.C. Prepared as part of Adamsâ initiation into the Phi Mu fraternity, an engineering honor society. Includes specifications for the Aqueduct, drawings of conduit cross-sections, location plans, and photographs.
Keywords: Aqueducts -- Virginia -- History; Aqueducts -- Washington (D.C.) -- History; Water-supply -- Washington (D.C.) -- History; Aqueduct Bridge (Washington; D.C. and Va.) -- History
Downloads: 93
[texts]History and construction of the aqueduct leading to McMillan Park, Washington, D.C. - Chick, H. M.
Paper documenting the construction and development of the Washington Aqueduct. Includes drawings, photographs, and maps. This paper was prepared as part of initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Aqueducts -- Maryland -- Design and construction; Water-supply -- Washington (D.C.) -- History; Aqueducts -- Washington (D.C.) -- Design and construction; Washington Aqueduct (Md. and Washington; D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 132
[texts]The history of the Maryland line of the Washington Railway and Electric Company / by James N. Wallace. - Wallace, James N.
Paper tracing the history of rail connections between Baltimore, Maryland, and Washington, D.C., and the various companies that operated the Maryland line. Companies covered include the Berwyn and Laurel Electric Railroad Company; Washington and Laurel Traction Co.; Baltimore and Washington Turnpike and Tramway Co.; Columbia and Maryland Railway Co.; and the City and Suburban Railway Company of Washington...
Keywords: Washington Ry. & Electric Co; Railroad companies -- Maryland -- History; Railroad companies -- Washington (D.C.) -- History; Railroads -- Maryland -- History; Railroads -- Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 150
[audio]Robert Pohl at Politics & Prose
This is an audio recording of Robert Pohl, author of Urban Legends & Historic Lore of Washington, D.C., at Politics & Prose Bookstore on January 19, 2014.
Keywords: Robert Pohl; Urban Legends and Historic Lore of Washington; Washington D.C. history; Politics and Prose
Downloads: 3
[texts]Washington in Lincoln's time - Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903

Keywords: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Washington (D.C.) -- History Civil War, 1861-1865
Downloads: 467
[texts]Perley's reminiscences of sixty years in the national metropolis (Volume v.1) - Poore, Benjamin Perley, 1820-1887

Keywords: Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs; United States -- Politics and government; Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 596
[texts]The history of the development of the capital parks / by Foster E. Lipphard. - Lipphard, Foster E.
Paper describing the development of park lands within the City of Washington, D.C. and the formation of the Capital Park and Planning Commission. Includes photographs and other illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Lipphard's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: United States. National Capital Park and Planning Commission -- History; Parks -- Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 57
[texts]Sketches of public characters. Drawn from the living and the dead. With notices of other matters - Knapp, Samuel L. (Samuel Lorenzo), 1783-1838
Checklist Amer. imprints
Keywords: Library of Congress; Statesmen -- United States; United States -- Biography; Washington (D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 132
[texts]Siege of Washington, D. C., written expressly for little people - Adams, F. Colburn (Francis Colburn)

Keywords: United States -- History Humor Civil War, 1861-1865; Washington (D.C.) -- History Civil War, 1861-1865
Downloads: 240
[texts]Sketches of public characters drawn from the living and the dead : with notices of other matters - Robertson, Ignatius Loyola

Keywords: Library of Congress; Statesmen -- United States Biography; Washington (D.C.) -- History; United States -- History
Downloads: 248
[texts]The history and development of the water supply of Arlington County, Virginia / by Thomas P. Wharton. - Wharton, Thomas P.
Paper tracing the history of the Arlington County, Virginia, water supply beginning with the construction of the Washington Aqueduct in 1853. Includes information on the history and physical description of Arlington County as well as various county water supply construction projects. Contains maps, drawings, and photographs. This paper was prepared as part of Wharton's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Water-supply -- Virginia -- Arlington County -- History; Washington Aqueduct (Md. and Washington; D.C.) -- History
Downloads: 70
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